Farmstead record FSF 128 - Farmstead: Wakelyns (Notley's Farm)

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Wakelyns (Noteley's Farm), Fressingfield. 19th century farmstead and 16th century manor farmhouse. Regular courtyard U-shaped plan formed by working agricultural buildings. The farmhouse is set away from the yard. The farmstead is extant. Located within an isolated position.


Grid reference Centred TM 2871 7889 (183m by 118m)
Map sheet TM27NE


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

(Park Farm), Fressingfield. 19th century outfarm. Regular courtyard multi-yard plan formed by working agricultural buildings. The location of the farmhouse is uncertain. Total loss of the outfarm. Located within an isolated position (S1-6).

Recorded as part of the Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project. This is a purely desk-based study and no site visits were undertaken. These records are not intended to be a definitive assessment of these buildings. Dating reflects their presence at a point in time on historic maps and there is potential for earlier origins to buildings and farmsteads. This project highlights a potential need for a more in depth field study of farmstead to gather more specific age data.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019. SCCAS: Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project.
  • <S2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.
  • <S3> Map: Ordnance Survey. c 1904. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 2nd edition. 25".
  • <S4> Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.
  • <S5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1949. Ordnance Survey 6 inch to 1, mile, 3rd edition. 1:10,560.
  • <S6> Map: 1841. Fressingfield Tithe Map.

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Record last edited

Jul 9 2020 4:48PM

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